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Incline The Valkyria Chronicles Thread

Discussion in 'jRPG Weeaboo Discussion' started by Vaarna_Aarne, Jan 29, 2012.

  1. deuxhero Arcane

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    http://portal.valkyria.jp/new/en/

    News Nov 20th. I doubt it will be good, but one can hope... Maybe.
     
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  2. flyingjohn Arcane

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    Incoming moba loot box baesd games exclusive to ios and pachinko.
     
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  3. abnaxus Arcane Patron

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    Finished 3. Got really burnt out the last few chapters - coming from 2 I had accepted the level repetition as a platform limitation yet final two chapters added destroying radiators combined with endless enemy reinforcements. To top it all the boss dude in the final level was literally immune to all damage and spent his time running around recapturing bases and summoning endless elite reinforcements.

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    I feel like the devs wanted to end it at Chapter 19 but then added another chapter just to make Squad 422's contribution to the war as significant as Squad 7. Both basically stop a weapon of mass destruction.

    Picked Riela as waifu and her ending was nice (didn't like Imca ending when I looked it up on Jootoob).

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    I like how Killer Granny caught the bouquet at the end, considering how she also had ended up firing the last round in the game for me.

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    Guess I'll rate somewhere between :3/5: and :4/5:
     
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  4. SCO Arcane In My Safe Space

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    These games do have a lot of map repetition, especially if you do optional missions.

    However, i liked how they threw in small modifications everytime, it's nothing as dull as Darkest Dungeon in spite of that being much more random in layout (which i just played) - can't really compare the games, but really a 3d environment beats the pants off a 2d map layout where you just go 'forward', so even the repetition is a tier or two above.
    Handcrafted maps that a designer is familiar with multiple paths and organic movement will beat boring 'random' maps with no options everytime i guess.

    I liked how you started thinking of the maps as Arenas after a while and got better at using movement capabilities to reduce elapsed turns. It's always pretty fun to bypass every enemy, conquer a enemy rally point on turn 1, defend against attempts to reconquer it and kill the attackers and win the mission on turn 1.
     
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  5. TigerKnee Prophet

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    Valkyria Chronicles 4 announced (Release Date: 2018)
     
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  6. Roguey Arcane Sawyerite

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    They finally make another non-mobile Valkyria Chronicles game and it's not launching on PC even though the unexpectedly high PC sales of the first is likely the reason why it's even happening. :hmmm:

    Sega's been incredibly dumb since Sonic Mania with Denuvo so I'm not entirely shocked by this. Maybe a delayed release will mean no Denuvo.
     
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  7. abnaxus Arcane Patron

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    Looks like kiddie chit tbh
     
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  8. WhiskeyWolf RPG Codex Polish Car Thief Patron

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    They will fuck it up.
     
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  9. Martius Liturgist

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    I would want to believe only reason for that is this being announcement for Japan market. Maybe we will hear anything about pc version with english trailer (or maybe not since Revolution was on xbox, who knows).
     
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  10. BreadGrill Literate

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    It's just a timed console exclusive most likely, to milk impatient people. I remember wanting a sequel set in the Federation vs Empire front years ago and suddenly here we go, even after Revolution sold poorly. Also DOGGY MEDICS :shittydog:

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  11. abnaxus Arcane Patron

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    DOGE MEDICS

    also lel at the Darcsen with the chitty trigger discipline pointing his gun straight at not-Welkin
     
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  12. Rahdulan Arcane Patron

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    That's way too much accessorizing clutter for a supposed military outfit, but at least it's not high school nonsense from VC2. Story remains to be seen.
     
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  13. karoliner Cipher

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    Aww shit snow maps!
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    All it needs to be GOTY 2018 is a mission were you get to gas some darcsen.
     
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  14. SCO Arcane In My Safe Space

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    That dog is a photoshop joke right? Right!?
     
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  15. flyingjohn Arcane

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    So they refuse to release the game on a platform designed for strategy games(pc) and put it on a platform designed for fps and western games(xbox).
    Idiots.
     
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  16. LESS T_T Prestigious Gentleman Arcane

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    Maybe they switched PC port effort to the Switch.
     
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  17. Rahdulan Arcane Patron

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    It's just a classic case of double dipping. Delay the PC version because you know some people will buy the game twice eventually.
     
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  18. BreadGrill Literate

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    LAUNDRY DOGE

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  19. flyingjohn Arcane

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    I have a feeling the original sales on steam came from people new to the franchise and not people already owning the game.
    And double dipping when the game is on every single console already usually doesn't work.
     
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  20. Roguey Arcane Sawyerite

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    The obvious advantage of a dog medic is that it'll be able to travel more distance in a single turn than a person.
     
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  21. BreadGrill Literate

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    I hope the dog medic is actually playable and not just a cutscene mascot animal like that winged bacon. The ragnaid canister and bag kit bodes well though.
     
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  22. abnaxus Arcane Patron

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  23. Tehdagah Arcane

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    But will the game have torpedo tits?
     
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  24. abnaxus Arcane Patron

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    No.
     
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  25. Dzupakazul Savant

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    Does Raita still even work on the artstyle of the Valkyria games?
     
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